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Are You In That Mood? What Do You Mean, No? Mariah, Tell 'Em!

Advantages: Lots of big tunes
Disadvantages: One average track

Her only album of 1994, “Merry Christmas” was Mariah Carey's fourth album and a Christmas-themed one. As with all her albums up to this point, it finds her bringing a strong mix of Pop and R&B in order to come up with a sound that seems to bring together ...

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Festive album from a well-known diva

Advantages: Timeless collection of Christmas classics
Disadvantages: Mariah's voice can be a bit too much at times

I certainly wouldn't describe myself as a Mariah Carey fan, but I do think she has a fantastic voice, and her Christmas song ‘All I Want For Christmas Is You’ is brilliant. At Christmas I often listen to singers and styles of music I wouldn’t normally – a ...

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Mariah Carey - Merry Christmas

Advantages: Fantastic
Disadvantages: None

I have to say, I love this album. At Christmas time, this never fails to get me in the mood. From bouncing songs such as 'All I Want For Christmas Is You' to the mellow 'Miss You Most' this album is a great one. It includes some of the most traditional of ...

fairyfaye22 03.02.2006 · Read full review
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'How Come You Don't Call Me'

Advantages: RnB, Soul, slow tracks, upbeat tracks, great voice and vocals
Disadvantages: None

I recall someone handing us the promo CDs for 'Songs In A Minor' when we went to an RnB club just before it was released in summer 2001. 'Songs In A Minor' is the first album from the US singer and pianist - Alicia Keys. I had listened to a couple o ...

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Sign O' The Times

Advantages: An original sounding double disc
Disadvantages: Some of the songs are a little dated

I have to admit that I’m filled with trepidation at the prospect of writing this review. As any of you who have cast your critical eyes over my previous Prince album ops will know (and if you haven’t looked, please don’t), they were, well, crap. In my def ...

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